CSSF Category Awards: 2014

Senior Division


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S2204 — First Place
Petra L. Grutzik, Grade 12
Linking Expression and Function of FoxP2 in Adult Songbirds Using Operant Preference Testing
Advisor: Mr. Matthew Keye
School: Redondo Union High School, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County
S2217 — Second Place
Caleb L. Smith, Grade 11
Quantitative Analysis of Mitochondria's Role in Drosophila Lifespan
Advisor: Mr. Peter Starodub
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, Los Angeles County
S2210 — Third Place
Nykolas A. Maxey, Grade 9
Inhibiting Zophobas morio Larva Development with UV Light
Advisor: Dr. Daniel Morse
School: Grand Terrace High School, Grand Terrace, San Bernardino County
S2202 — Fourth Place
Andrea Alexander, Grade 12
Sexual Dimorphism of the Market Squid, Doryteuthis opalescens
Advisor: Mrs. Pamela Durkee
School: York School, Monterey, Monterey County
S2207 — Honorable Mention
Samuel Z. Lang, Grade 11
Tea or Copper? Environmentally Friendly Repellents for Helicid Snails and Deroceras Slugs
Advisor: Dr. Adam Lang
School: Valley Oaks Charter School, Bakersfield, Kern County
S2215 — Honorable Mention
Alia M. Salomon, Grade 11
Hermit Crabs of Northern California: Bay vs. Coast
Advisor: Dr. Joseph Immel
School: Technology High School, Rohnert Park, Sonoma County

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